Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 | Last Update : 11:08 AM IST
Samsung will participate in AI safety research and advancement along with more than 70 global organisations.
Samsung has announced that it joined the Partnership on Artificial Intelligence to benefit people and society (PAI). The Partnership was established to serve as an open platform to discuss, study, and formulate best practices on AI technologies.
Founded in 2016, PAI is a technology industry consortium that conducts research and discussion, shares insights, provides thought leadership, identifies new areas for AI application, and creates informational materials to advance the understanding of AI technologies. The organisation currently has more than 70 partners, including major global companies and human rights groups specialising in AI.
Acknowledging the rapid development and aiming to positively impact the future of AI technologies, Samsung joined PAI to shape the direction of AI development along with global member companies. As a member of PAI, Samsung will join one of its working groups, a collaboration between people and AI Systems, and research possible collaboration between humans and AI. The company also plans to participate in research on topics including safety, transparency, and the social and economic impacts of AI.
Samsung now has a network of seven global AI centres in Seoul, Silicon Valley, New York, Cambridge, Moscow, Toronto and Montreal.